2014 Great Kindness Challenge
March 31-April 4th
The Great Kindness Challenge
Great Kindness Challenge Events
Tuesday - Tootsie Roll Tuesday Add a kind message to our Kindness Board and get a Tootsie Roll.
Wednesday - Silent Struggles Students will have an opportunity to learn about issues other students might be silently struggling with.
Thursday - Thank You Thursday Take a moment to send a thank you card to someone who shows you kindness.
Friday -Because I'm Happy Day - Students wear yellow and orange to celebrate the return of sunshine to our school day. After a long winter sunshine is just the medicine we need.
Kindness Week Visitors
On March 31, 2014 Mike McGowan will be speaking with our middle school and high school students on the impact bullying has on students and our school as a whole.
Mr. McGowan has spent the last twenty three years working with families and
children. He has worked as an educator; a youth care worker, a family counselor, an
alcohol and drug counselor and a trainer. He has directed state certified training
programs and alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs. During the last fifteen years he has given assemblies to tens of thousands of school children each year and has trained thousands of teachers in hundreds of school districts across the country. Additionally, he has worked with social service agencies, the department of corrections, professional athletes and teams from the NFL and MLB, and dozens of private companies as a trainer and consultant. His experience also includes numerous published articles and guest appearances on radio and television. Mr. McGowan is a renowned speaker whose presentations are personal and